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Fort Stockton Man Arrested after Standoff with Police

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

FORT STOCKTON - A Fort Stockton man is behind bars after a morning stand-off with police.

The standoff began a little before 10a.m. on north Texas Street.

Police were called in reference to a suicidal person inside a home there.

The neighborhood was locked down, and after a couple of hours, a negotiator convinced the unidentified man to come out of the home and give up his gun.

He was taken to the Pecos County Jail.

No one was hurt.

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